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Oldest Companies in Nigeria

Oldest Companies in Nigeria as We Mark Nigeria at 62

October 1, 2022 is the 62nd independence anniversary of Nigeria. In this 62 years the country has witnessed the emergence of thousands of businesses. Some of those businesses has gone ahead to become global brands. Talk of companies like Zenith Bank, Flutterwave, FCMB, Globacom, InterSwitch, Dangote, Coscharis, Innoson, MTN Nigeria, Zinox Technologies and many more. …

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Richest Musicians in Nigeria

Richest Musicians in Nigeria and Their Net Worth – Forbes 2022

Richest musicians in Nigeria according to Forbes 2022 shortlist. I doubt if there is any surprise about the number one spot. Davido is clearly on top of the A-list artists in Nigeria. He has carved a niche for himself among the leading secular musicians in Nigeria. And the money has expectedly followed. So Davido is …

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Baba-Ahmed said there are 7 areas of corruption Buhari does not understand

7 Aspects of Corruption Buhari Does Not Understand – BabaAhmed

7 aspects of corruption Buhari does not understand plus my experience with my mother-in-law. I had a small clash with my mother-in-law during the build up to my traditional marriage. I was just a young man still starting life but I was determined to get married once I found the woman meant for me. So …

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Nigeria, a nation of corruption without boundaries

How Rich is Nigeria – A Nation of Corruption Without Boundaries?

How rich is Nigeria – a nation of corruption without boundaries? Has Nigeria become a nation of corruption without boundaries? Or maybe, it is actually a nation that corruption cannot kill. The Effect of Corruption on the Economy The World Bank has listed Nigeria among the country with the worst inflation rate, rubbing shoulders with …

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House of Rep approves special bank for entrepreneurs and small businesses

House of Rep approves special bank for entrepreneurs, small businesses The House of Representatives has passed for second reading, a bill seeking to establish an Entrepreneurship Development Bank of Nigeria, with the aim of providing soft loans for small and medium-scale enterprises in the country. The consolidated bill was jointly sponsored by Messrs Benjamin Kalu …

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Investors in MTN Public Offer gain N35 billion in 6 months

Investors in MTN Public Offer gain 35 billion naira in 6 months Investors in MTN’s Public Offer for Sale conducted in December 2021 have gained an estimated N35 billion since the offer closed last year Nairametrics has reported. The company listed its public offer price at about N169/share when it made the offer public in December attracting …

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Ease of Doing Business in Africa Ranking (2022)

Ease of Doing Business Ranking in Africa – Top 20 Countries

Ease of doing business ranking in Africa. Doing business in Africa is usually considered very difficult. However, there are few countries with impressive score in the ease of doing business ranking in Africa. Countries like Mauritius and Rwanda for example can compete globally on the ease of doing business ranking. So today we shall look …

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